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Outdoor Pools, Paddling Pools & Spray Pads

Outdoor Pools

Outdoor Pools

Complimentary WiFi: Shaw Go WiFi guest access is now available at Mayfair, Lathey and Riversdale Pools!  More details here.

    Public Swim Times Other Swims

George Ward Pool
1915 5th St E
Jun 19 - Aug 25


1:00-8:00 p.m.

See Drop-in Online for:

  • Lane Swim
  • Parent & Tot
  • Aquafitness
Sat & Sun 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.

Lathey Pool
815 Taylor St E
Jun 14 - Aug 31


1:00-8:00 p.m.

Sat & Sun 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.

Mayfair Pool
1025 Ave F N
Jun 19 - Aug 30


1:00-8:00 p.m.

Sat & Sun 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.

Riversdale Pool
822 Ave H S
Jun 11 - Aug 29


1:00-8:00 p.m.

See Drop-in Online for:

  • Lane Swim
  • Parent & Tot
Sat & Sun 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.

*Jul 3-7 & 24-28 Mon-Fri 1:00-5:55 p.m.; Jul 10-14 Mon-Fri 1:30-5:55 p.m.; Jul 17-21 Mon-Fri 1:30-8:00 p.m.; Aug 21-25 Mon-Fri 1:00-7:00 p.m.
Aug 21- 31 Mon-Fri 1:00-7:00 p.m.
***Aug 21-30 Mon-Fri 1:00-7:00 p.m.

Swimming Lessons

Swimming lessons are offered throughout the summer at all four outdoor pools. Visit Registered Programs for more information and to register. 

Inclement Weather Closures

Outdoor pools will clear immediately if lightning occurs and close if temperature is 14 degrees or less and/or during steady rain conditions. Check Drop-in Online and sign up for Leisure Facilities Service Alerts for updates.

Admission Rates

 2017 Rates           
  General Admission Bulk Tickets
Adults (19+) $7.85 $62.80

Youth (6-18)

$4.70 $37.60
Preschool (under 6) Free Free
Family $15.70 $125.60

Also available! Group Rates (6 or more people) - $.50 off Adult & Youth single admission.       

Leisure Gift Cards

Available year-round, give the gift of fun with a Gift Card. Also good for use at the Leisure Centres,  Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park & ZooMunicipal Golf CoursesGordon Howe Campground and PotashCorp Playland at Kinsmen Park


Paddling Pools

Paddling pools are part of the City's Summer Play Programs and are a great place for children to cool off on a hot summer's day. Admission is FREE!  

Play Program Hours

  Dates Hours
Monday - Thursday July 3 -August 24* (closed August 7) 10:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.**


July 7 - August 25* 12:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday July 8- August 20 (open August 7) 12:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

NOTE: fill and drain times vary per paddling pool, check with staff on site to confirm water times.
To maintain water quality pool chemicals will be tested regularly.  During chemical additions participants will play outside the fenced area with a leader.

* Sites will run either July 3 - August 24 or July 4 - August 25 please check out the City's interactive mapping application  for current information.

**Last day of Thursday operation program hours will be 10:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  

Locations and dates: Refer to the City's interactive mapping application .

Spray Pads

Splash the day away at one of 17 free spray pad locations, offering button-activated water play.  Many are also featured as part of the City's Summer Play Programs

Spray pads located near schools are turned off in June during recess, lunch and other times as requested by the school  to ensure student safety.   

  Dates Hours
Open Daily June 1 - September 1 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Locations: Refer to the City's interactive mapping application .